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January 2016 Lecture




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Thursday 21 January at 10:45 and 14:15

Lecturer:  Ms Viviane Laws


The Honourable East India Company and East-West Trade:  Chintz, Chinese Exports and Chinoiserie 1600-1800

This lecture explores the way in which the East India Company developed its methods of trade and how the 17th Century textile trade with India was established.

Ms Laws then moves to China in the 18th Century and concludes with the difference between Chinoiserie and Chinese export ware.

  Viviane Lawes

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